26.5.2014 10:00

Failure on Fenno-Skan 1 HVDC interconnection

The Fenno-Skan 1 HVDC interconnection between Finland and Sweden tripped from 400 MW import power on Sunday, 25th May 2014 at 0.03 (eet). The interconnection is out of operation until further notice. Investidation regarding the reason of the trip is undergoing.

Fenno-Skan 1 was taken into operation on Tuesday, 27th May at 17.30 (eet). Investigations are undergoing regarding the reason for the trip.

Additional information:
Jari Siltala, Manager, Main Grid Control Centre, tel. +358 30 395 4244.

Updated 28.5. at 10.30